Fred Earl Babb, IV was born March 8, 1986 in Panama City to Tina and Fred Babb, III.  He died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 in Apalachicola at the age of 27.

He leaves to cherish his memory a son, Wyatt Tate Babb; parents, Tina and Fred Babb, III; wife, Erin Bailey Babb; brothers, Steven Babb (Tomilee) and Ryan Babb; grandparents, Evelyn and the late Fred Babb, Jr.; Larry Hicks, and Betty and Graham Armistead; great-grandmother, Helen Hicks; uncle, Trevor Hicks; aunt and uncle, Candy and Steve Timberlake; numerous cousins; and a host of other family and friends.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation in Fredís memory to Wounded Warrior Project.  Donations may be made online at or mailed to Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS, 66675.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, Nov. 10 at 2 p.m. at the Church of God with burial in Eastpoint Cemetery. At the familyís request, and in honor of Fredís kindred spirit, attendees are invited to dress casually or in camo attire.

Kelley Funeral Home is handling arrangements.